The Tri-Speeder (トライスピード) is a kart body in Mario Kart 8 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. It is a three-wheeled kart that is painted green and sports an open engine from the front facing northeast, and two pistons in the shape of mushrooms. The Tri-Speeder's stats greatly help in Off-Road situations.

This kart can be unlocked by collecting a random amount of Coins.


Tri-Speeder (Yoshi)

Yoshi on a green Tri-Speeder.


Color Variants



It gives an advantage in weight & traction, but a disadvantage in acceleration & handling. It shares its stats with the Badwagon, Steel Driver, Standard ATV, and GLA. Its speed gives no effect.

Stat Name Stat Value
Speed 0
Acceleration -0.5
Weight +0.5
Handling -0.5
Traction +0.5


  • This is the only non-DLC kart body in the game to not be raised above the Monster, Hot Monster, and Cushion tires.
  • This is one of two vehicles in the game to have only three wheels, with the other vehicle being the Bone Rattler.
  • This is one of two vehicles in the game to have mushroom pistons, the other being the Flame Rider.


Mario Kart 8 / Deluxe vehicle parts
Bodies Karts Standard KartPipe FrameMach 8Steel DriverCat CruiserCircuit SpecialTri-SpeederBadwagonPrancerBiddybuggyLandshipSneekerSports CoupeGold StandardGLA+ • W 25 Silver Arrow+ • 300 SL Roadster+ • Blue Falcon+ • Tanooki Kart+ • B Dasher+ • Streetle+ • P-Wing+ • Koopa Clown*
Bikes Standard BikeCometSport BikeThe DukeFlame RiderVarmintMr. ScootyJet BikeYoshi BikeMaster Cycle+ • City Tripper+
ATVs Standard ATVWild WigglerTeddy BuggyBone Rattler+ • Splat Buggy* • Inkstriker*
Wheels StandardMonsterRollerSlimSlickMetalButtonOff-RoadSpongeWoodCushionBlue StandardHot MonsterAzure RollerCrimson SlimCyber SlickRetro Off-RoadGold TiresGLA Tires+ • Triforce Tires+ • Leaf Tires+
Gliders Super GliderCloud GliderWario WingWaddle WingPeach ParasolParachuteParafoilFlower GliderBowser KitePlane GliderMKTV ParafoilGold GliderHylian Kite+ • Paper Glider+
+ - denotes DLC. • * - denotes exclusivity to Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.